Expurgate vetus fermentum (Nicolas Gombert)
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- Editor: John Hetland (submitted 2015-06-21). Score information: Letter, 10 pages, 1.19 MB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Source: Nicolai Gombert: Opera omnia, Volume 8, ed. Joseph Schmidt-Görg, A.I.M., 1970. Notation here is at the original pitch, with time values halved.Translation, musica ficta and text underlay by John Hetland and the Renaissance Street Singers. 21 Feb 2015
See notes for details and correct composer below.
First published: 1541 in Motectorum quinque vocum liber secundus, Edition 1, no. 1
Description: Composed by Johannes Lupi. Attributed to Gombert as well as to Giachet Berchem, but Grove Music Online calls both of these doubtful.
Original text and translations
Expurgáte vétus ferméntum,
Cleanse out the old leaven,